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Equestrian Competition

Is your horse a he, she or it?

Is your horse a he, she or it?

Watching equestrian sports on television the commentary could lead you to believe the competitors are riding machines. More often than not a horse is referred to as ‘it’.

A happy athlete or a welfare issue?

A happy athlete or a welfare issue?

This performance scored 79.629% and took 4th place yesterday in the Grand Prix Special at the World Equestrian Games. Who is judging the judges?